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Jim Gettys was born on 15 October, 1953, is a Computer programmer.

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Occupation Computer programmer
Age 67 years old
Zodiac Sign Libra
Born 15 October 1953
Birthday 15 October
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Since 2017 he has been investigating the potential for reproducible builds and blockchain technology to make possible a more securely updatable and maintainable IoT infrastructure.


He holds a BSc degree from MIT in Earth and Planetary Sciences (course 12 — EAPS).


Gettys was the co-founder of the group investigating Bufferbloat and the effect it has on the performance of the Internet., and was a core member of the group from 2010-2017, concluding with his publication of “The Blind Man and the Elephant” , calling for the wide adoption of Fair Queuing and AQM techniques across the Internet, particularly RFC8290 .


Until January 2009, he was the Vice President of Software at the One Laptop per Child project, working on the software for the OLPC XO-1.

From 2009 through 2014, he worked at Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs.


Gettys is one of the keepers of the Flame (USENIX’s 1999 Lifetime Achievement Award) on behalf of The X Window System Community at Large.


He won the 1997 Internet Plumber of the Year award on behalf of the group who worked on HTTP/1.1.


Jim Gettys (born 15 October 1953) is an American computer programmer. He was involved in multiple computer related projects.